ERIC Number: ED341191
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Magazines in Special Media.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
This catalog lists periodicals available in special media to blind and physically handicapped persons throughout the United States. Part 1 lists and describes all magazines produced by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) of the Library of Congress for its free reading program. These magazines are available at no charge through cooperating libraries to persons who are unable to read or handle conventional print materials because of visual or physical impairment. Part 2 lists and describes magazines that are not part of the NLS reading program but are offered free or by paid subscription by their producers or other sources. The magazines are produced on disc, cassette, or computer diskette or in braille, large type, or Moon type. Indexes by title, subject, and medium are provided as access points to the listings. (JDD)
Descriptors: Audiodisks, Audiotape Cassettes, Blindness, Braille, Floppy Disks, Large Type Materials, Library Services, Media Adaptation, Periodicals, Physical Disabilities, Visual Impairments
Magazines in Special Media, CMLS, P.O. Box 9150, Melbourne, FL 32902-9150 (free for blind or handicapped).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.